“Conditions that worked for my kid won’t be the same for yours, etc.” By Evan Lavender-Smith
The San Francisco Giants aren’t underdogs very often. The seven-time world champions have bred a long tradition of success, from their roots in Manhattan to their current home in the Bay Area.
As a long-suffering fan himself, Scott Behson empathizes with fans who root for the Pirates. Still, he feels the need to tell them the truth.
Tim Lincecum is just one of many pitching aces who’s lost his fastball. Neil Cohen wonders if it matters? (Hint: yes, if you’re Lincecum)
Despite two World Series wins in three years, Neil Cohen wonders why the Giants are once again fighting for respect.
Jim Jividen concludes the story of San Francisco’s surprising run to the 2012 World Series with a look at the Giants’ unlikeliest heroes.
Jim Jividen continues the story of the San Francisco Giants’ surprising run to the World Series, recapping their NLCS showdown against the St. Louis Cardinals.
“2012 has been the best year of my life. I got married. I left a crappy job to take the best one I ever had. My baseball team won the World Series.”
In honor of his beloved (but stunningly average) Giants’ surprising World Series win, Jim Jividen ranks all of the Fall Classic winners from 1 to 108.
While still savoring the Giants’ latest World Series victory, Jim Jividen pauses to reflect on the lives of the nine men who played only one career game with the San Francisco Giants.
With his beloved Giants up 1-0 on the Detroit Tigers, Jim Jividen takes time to reflect on San Francisco’s track record in the World Series.
As San Francisco Giants prepare for their second National League Championship Series in three years, Giants superfan Jim Jividen offers a deeply personal account of postseasons past.
Jim Jividen thought he had it figured out. Then his beloved San Francisco Giants went and won the World Series, and he went and got married. All this, plus weekly football picks!
Rick Chandler talks to us about Deadspin, selling back range balls, and finding an elephant in your parking spot.
Thou shalt not invoke the name of your god to oppress others
“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for[Read More…]
Sadly, marriage has lost much of its meaning in today’s society.
Change your story, and you’ll change your life. — *There is an audio version below* This headline alone is probably making some of you cringe. You think, “Not another self-help dude that’s selling unicorns and[Read More…]
What do you do when the only person in the conversation speaking up for women is a woman?
Have you seen the Britt McHenry video?
A new study has suggested the answer is one hour a day. But that might not be right for everyone.
“We will be known by the tracks we leave behind… ”
AIDS may not be the crisis-of-the-day, but Grace de Rond reminds us of how it still affects lives and how it can be prevented.
“There was nothing left for us to do, and a lot of us simply fell apart.” By William Black
10 dating games that you’ll never see anyone really win.
Agreeing to an open relationship and welcoming another woman into the relationship turned out to be two different things.
Wrestling is serious business at Don Bosco. So is coming out to your coach, especially when he’s also your dad.
Jayson Gaddis used to be the classic unavailable guy, the one whose heart women tried to melt. But it never worked. And he’s got some insight into why.
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.